Microsoft released an update to CU6 (link) for SQL Server 2014 SP1; this update was to address an issue where even having NOLOCK hint in
SQL Server 2016 release date is June 1st; to help get the moment started, Edmonton SQL Pass is holding a launch event on June 25,
Microsoft has documented wait types and latches in a minimum fashion on books online; often there are wait types that are just not documented. Paul
SQL Server 2016 GDR has been set to release on June 1, 2016 (Ref). SQL 2016 is going to be a major blast in how
Microsoft SQL Server has been in developer edition as far back as 2005 (if my memory serves me); however each license was $50.00. Now with
SQL Server 2016 RC3 has been released, it is the final release before RTM. In this release no major functionality is introduced. Download from here.